Mike Whiteaker

City Transportation Engineer

City of Lakewood, CO

Currently the City Transportation Engineer at the City of Lakewood.  Mike has held several positions at Lakewood since moving to the area in 2014.  Mike’s division is responsible for most items along the roadways in Lakewood from striping to traffic signals and a city wide fiber optic communication network.  Lakewood is currently enhancing and leveraging their existing systems to become more efficient and provide improved benefits to constituents and community partners. 

Previously, Mike worked for the City of Bellevue, Washington and helped lead Bellevue to be an industry leader in intelligent transportation systems including communications, traffic adaptive signals and camera monitoring systems.  Mike’s work has received a National Transportation Achievement Award for Operations and has been recognized by Time magazine.

 

Mike Whiteaker

City Transportation Engineer

City of Lakewood, CO

Currently the City Transportation Engineer at the City of Lakewood.  Mike has held several positions at Lakewood since moving to the area in 2014.  Mike’s division is responsible for most items along the roadways in Lakewood from striping to traffic signals and a city wide fiber optic communication network.  Lakewood is currently enhancing and leveraging their existing systems to become more efficient and provide improved benefits to constituents and community partners. 

Previously, Mike worked for the City of Bellevue, Washington and helped lead Bellevue to be an industry leader in intelligent transportation systems including communications, traffic adaptive signals and camera monitoring systems.  Mike’s work has received a National Transportation Achievement Award for Operations and has been recognized by Time magazine.